Events and News


Red Hot Blues Bash, 2018, Saturday, April 14, Gedney Farm

"Hike-able Feast", Celebrate the NEW New Marlboro Preserve  Sunday, July 16, 11-1 (Note: Due to wet weather, the event will be held on SUNDAY instead of Saturday)

(For more information please click on the tab, "The New Marlboro Preserve" at the main menu)

The entrance to the New Marlboro Preserve is on South Sandisfield Road at the intersection of Route 57 and 183 in New Marlborough village. 

Trail Work Party  Round 2  Thursday, June 29, 3:00-4:30, New Marlboro Preserve, River Walk Trailhead

Greenagers at the NM Preserve, Monday, June 26; Trail crew of 8 students help with clearing the new river loop trail

Trail Work Party   Thursday, June 22, 2:30-3:45, New Marlboro Preserve, River Walk Trailhead

Spring Road Cleanup  Saturday, April 29, 10 am. Picnic lunch to follow at The Old Inn on the Green

Moon Walk up North Road   Friday, February 10, 2017: Meet at the Meeting House, 6:45 pm

2017 Group Hikes

Saturday, March 11 5pm-8pm Steepletop Moonlit cross country skiing with BNRC
Sunday, April 23 10am-noon
East Indies Pond
Bring light lunch for picnic
Saturday, May 20
9am- 11am
Edible Plants Walk at Steepletop
Reservations Required
Sunday, June 18 10am-noon York Lake Loop
CANCELLED Father's Day Family hike,swimming, and picnic
Saturday, July 15 9am-11am Mill River HIstory Loop To be rescheduled
Sunday, August 27 10am-noon Clam River HIke Meet at the Sandisfield Town Hall Annex

Saturday, September 26

Sunday, September 27

Part of the Housatonic Heritage Hike Program
Saturday, October 14 10am-noon Haystack Mountain
Saturday, November 25 10am-noon Dry Hill Reservation
Walk-Off Thanksgiving Dinner
Saturday, December 9 TBD TBD Sledding or skating

Land Trust News

July 17, 2017 The Land Trust's "Hike-able Feast" is a wild success!. Check out the cover page of today's Berkshire Eagle:,513799

January 4, 2017 Go to the Berkshire Edge online magazine to read about the New Marlboro Preserve!

January 3, 2017 Check out the article on the Preserve in The Berkshire Eagle!,493793

December 30, 2016 The New Marlboro Preserve is a reality!  Yesterday, the Land Trust acquired this valuable mix of field, forest and watershed --- 114 acres for $260,000. Our community's big heart was on display -- more than 200 people contributed. Every donation, large or small, helped make the Preserve possible. Thank you.

August 9, 2016 The Land Trust announces it will give 8.4 acres to the Town of New Marlborough to meet its need for cemetery space."The Land Trust wants to do the right thing to help the Town", said NMLT president Ian Devine. "The Town needs to be in compliance with state requirements. The Land Trust is in a position to solve the Town's problem once and for all."